Ace Your Executive Job Search with these Social Media Networking Tips


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BlueSteps recently hosted the #ExecCareer Chat: Executive Networking Through Social Media, featuring BlueSteps Executive Resume Writer, Stephen Van Vreede.
Some of the questions asked included:

  • I don’t have a lot of time for social media – are there one or two sites I should focus on for networking?
  • How can in-transition executives best utilize social media for job search?
  • Should I focus on getting as many LinkedIn references as possible? How valuable are these?
  • Who should I connect with on social media to advance my career and job search?
  • Will a blog or web page improve my chances of finding a new executive position?
  • What mistake do most executives make when leveraging social media for job search?
  • Any last words of advice for executives using social media for job search and career?

If you missed it, catch up on all the excellent advice that was given in the Storify transcript below.

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